Review: could Niacin cause Thin blood (Thrombocytopenia )?
Summary: Thin blood is found among people who take Niacin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, also take medication Simvastatin, and have High density lipoprotein decreased.
We study 5,769 people who have side effects while taking Niacin from FDA and social media. Among them, 54 have Thin blood. Find out below who they are, when they have Thin blood and more.
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Niacin has active ingredients of niacin. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from 6,316 Niacin users)
Thin blood has been reported by people with multiple myeloma, hepatitis c, high blood pressure, preventive health care, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura. (latest reports from 41,017 Thin blood patients)
On Feb, 28, 2015: 5,769 people reported to have side effects when taking Niacin. Among them, 54 people (0.94%) have Thin Blood.
Time on Niacin when people have Thin blood * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Thin blood||0.00%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||66.67% |
Gender of people who have Thin blood when taking Niacin * :
|Thin blood||13.21%||86.79% |
Age of people who have Thin blood when taking Niacin * :
|Thin blood||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||4.44%||0.00%||13.33%||82.22% |
Severity of Thin blood when taking Niacin ** :
How people recovered from Thin blood ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- High density lipoprotein decreased (5 people, 9.26%)
- Cellulitis (4 people, 7.41%)
- Traumatic haemorrhage (4 people, 7.41%)
- Type 2 diabetes mellitus (3 people, 5.56%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (2 people, 3.70%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (15 people, 27.78%)
- Aspirin (11 people, 20.37%)
- Potassium chloride (11 people, 20.37%)
- Folic acid (9 people, 16.67%)
- Zoloft (8 people, 14.81%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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